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Recent news stories on, and press releases from, us are listed below. You’re also welcome to visit our company blog. If you have questions about any of these stories, or would like to learn more about us, please call 1.855.331.6933 ext 100 or email us.





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Airbnb: Who’s covering it?

Canadian Underwriter | Nov 20, 2017



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InsurTech will “change the way insurance is distributed”

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Oct 3, 2017



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Make sure clients’ belongings are protected during a move

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Aug 25, 2017






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Many homeowners are renting out rooms illegally: poll

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Aug 3, 2017










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Elevator lawsuit offers vital lessons for insurance brokers

Insurance Business Canada | Apr 21, 2017






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Does insurance cover for fireworks-related accidents?

Insurance Business Canada | Nov 2, 2016



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Airbnb insurance even more essential

Insurance Business Canada | Aug 19, 2016


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Canadian bike thefts jumped 31% in one year

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Aug 16, 2016



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Vancouver leads the way in bike thefts per capita

Business in Vancouver | Jul 29, 2019









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65% of Canadians unaware of flood exposure

Insurance Business Canada | Feb 22, 2016

 

 

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91% of homeowners are unaware of this coverage gap

Insurance Business Canada | Nov 17, 2015

 

 

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Brokers dissect Airbnb’s new insurance coverage

Insurance Business Canada | Oct 26, 2015

 

 

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Laneway homes raise insurance questions

MSN News | Sep 18, 2015

 

 

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New CMHC rules to increase “income suite” clients

Mortgage Broker News | Aug 28, 2015

 

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Insurer reacts to key lobbying effort

Insurance Business Canada | Aug 26, 2015

 

 

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Vancouverites likely to rent out suite, survey finds

24 Hours | Aug 24, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

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These homes are on the rise in Canada – and require coverage

Insurance Business Canada | Aug 12, 2015

 

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“The Big One” is coming – are your clients protected?

Insurance Business Canada | Aug 11, 2015

 

 

 

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B.C. insurer offers home insurance for Airbnb hosts

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Mar 30, 2015

 

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Growing popularity of Airbnb poses insurance pitfalls

Insurance Business Canada | Mar 13, 2015

 

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Is the Industry ready for an earthquake in Quebec?

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Nov 26, 2014

 

 

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Canadians wrongly believe the government will cover this…

Insurance Business Canada | Aug 29, 2014

 

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Canadians misunderstand government disaster funding: survey

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Aug 26, 2014

 

 

 

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Home sharing growing in popularity

News1130 | Aug 11, 2013

 

 

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Ten ways to cut the cost of home insurance

The Globe and Mail | Apr 22, 2013

 

 

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Canadian on-line insurance activity

Insurance-Canada.ca | Jan 25, 2012

 

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Insurance company benefits from reducing direct mail

The Globe and Mail | Jan 25, 2013

 

 

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2013 FORECAST: Rising expectations forcing technological integration

Thompson’s World Insurance News | Jan 7, 2013

 

 

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The Challenge Revisited

The Globe and Mail | Dec 26, 2012

 

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Square One is a 2013 ICTA Technology Award Finalist

Insurance-Canada.ca | Dec 13, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A landlord’s essential: Tenant’s home insurance

Canadian Real Estate Magazine | Jun 20, 2012

 

 

 

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1/4 of B.C. homeowners now landlords

Canadian Real Estate Magazine | Jun 4, 2012

 

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What does a B.C. MBA look like?

BC Business | Apr 2, 2012

 

 

 

 

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BC leading province in home insurance premiums

businessreviewcanada.ca | Mar 17, 2012

 

 

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BC residents pay most for home insurance in Canada

Canadian Underwriter | Mar 13, 2012

 

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Half of all BC homeowners don’t have earthquake insurance

Canadian Insurance Top Broker | Mar 9, 2012

 

 

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Is a launch party still a smart way to build buzz?

The Globe and Mail | February 8, 2012

 

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Hard times trigger changes in insurance choices

Financial Post | January 7, 2012

 

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Square One gives away 7,000 umbrellas

Square One | Jun 19, 2012























Square One introduces rewards program

Square One | Dec 15, 2011